Yearly Archives: 2009

Online Holiday Spending Rises; CE Jumps 20 Percent

Overall online spending jumped 5 percent over the same period last year during the holiday season, reaching $27 billion between Nov. 1 and Dec....

Picture Business and Mobile Lifestyle to Publish Show Daily at PMA 2010

North American Publishing Company (NAPCO), publishers of Picture Business & Mobile Lifestyle magazine, recently announced that they will be publishing a show daily at...

Droid Fan Site Launched

Fans, users and developers of the popular Google Android smartphone now have a brand new online community where they can learn from each other,...

Speed Thrills for Mobile Web

Speed is absolutely essential to the online experience, as validated by recent Forrester Consulting data which shows two seconds or less (down from four...

Ritz Reemerges As Diverse CE Retailer

The company formerly known as Ritz Camera has emerged from bankruptcy with a new focus, moving beyond merely cameras into other CE categories, such...

Two New Nikon Lenses

Nikon Inc. recently announced two new NIKKOR optics that, the company claims, “deliver the pinnacle of image quality for professional photographers who demand super...

CE Web Site Traffic Rises

Visits to consumer electronics Web sites jumped 32 percent in November from the month before, while Best Buy's Web site was by far the...

Holiday Retail Sales Rise

Retail sales for the holiday shopping season rose 3.6 percent over last year's season, while consumer electronics was among the hottest sectors, posting a...

New Casio Site Launched

Casio America, Inc. recently announced the launch of the company’s “Animate and Share” Web site, allowing consumers to experience Dynamic Photo fun through the...

New Theta Facility for Durst

Durst Phototechnik AG this month is putting the finishing touches on a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to produce its popular Theta 76 30-Inch Multi-Format...